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2017 lyrc 3-5 study guides and additional resources

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Below is a collection of resources for each of the 3-5th grade nominated titles.
Additionally, Teaching Books has partnered with us to give access to their collection for LYRC nominated resources as well, http://www.teachingbooks.net/ql4428p.
1. Almost Super by Marion Jensen
2. The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond by Brenda Woods
3. Eddie Red Undercover #1: Mystery on Museum Mile by Marcia Wells, illustrated by Marcos Calo
4. I Survived True Stories: Five Epic Disasters by Lauren Tarshis
5. Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla by Katherine Applegate
6. Kung Pow Chicken #1: Let’s Get Cracking by Cyndi Marko
7. Lend a Hand: Poems About Giving by John Frank, illustrated by London Ladd
8. Lindbergh:The Tale of a Flying Mouse by Torben Kuhlmann
9. Little Melba and Her Big Trombone by Katheryn Russell-Brown, illus. Frank Morrison
10. Mr. Ferris and His Wheel by Kathryn Gibbs Davis, illustrator Gilbert Ford 
11. The Noisy Paint Box: The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art by Barb Rosenstock
12. Odd, Weird & Little by Patrick Jennings
  • Guide from the publisher that can be used with any Patrick Jennings book.
  • Skype visits, http://www.patrickjennings.com/appearances/
  • Patrick Jennings wanted to be sure that I note on the website that he enjoys school visits and Skype visits as well with students. He is very excited his title was nominated, especially with our Louisiana French speaking heritage. His email address is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
13. Pack of Dorks by Beth Vrabel
14. Shooting at the Stars: The Christmas Truce of 1914 by John Hendrix
15. Wind Dancer by Chris Platt